From magnificent houses and mighty castles, to stunning coastline and dramatic landscapes, there’s plenty to explore in the North West.
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50 things to do before you're 11 ¾
If you’re under 11 ¾, find out what 50 things is all about. Here’s a few for you to try at our special places:
- Build a den at Lyme Park
- Go on a barefoot walk at Hare Hill
- Skim a stone at Fell Foot
- Climb a tree at Aira Force
- Make a grass trumpet at Sizergh
- Jump over waves at Formby
- Find a geocache at Wray Castle
- Go stargazing at Allan Bank
The Stamford Military Hospital
To mark the centenary of the First World War, Dunham Massey has embarked on a remarkable transformation into the Stamford Military Hospital.
On holiday with Beatrix Potter
The Beatrix Potter Gallery has opened its doors with a brand new exhibition – be ready to go ‘On holiday with Beatrix Potter,’ immersing yourself in her original artwork, rare sketches and photographs.
At Bickerton Hill we’re working to restore the lowland heath - it's one of the world’s rarest and most endangered landscapes.